We help our International students with:

  • Student Visa and Insurance Information
  • Academic programme advice, entry requirements and study options
  • Tuition fees
  • Accommodation
  • Living in New Zealand
  • International Support and Information
  • Workshops and Focus Groups

Consulting Hours

The International Team is now based in Building 180- Te Puna Hub. You can now book to meet with your Student Support Advisor, or the Visa/ Insurance/ Homestay Advisor when needed. The best way to do this is to us call on 0800 10 75 10 or make your own booking below. The advisors are available from Monday- Friday, 9am- 3pm.

Please book an appointment to avoid disappointment. Booking an appointment in advance ensures the correct advisor is available for your request.

Meet the International Support Team

International Student Support 

International enquiries phone +64 9 815 4321
Student Support Advisors internationalsupport@unitec.ac.nz
Go to Student Advisors page
Application & Enrolment Support international@unitec.ac.nz
Student Visa studentvisa@unitec.ac.nz or call us on +64 9 815 4321
Insurance insurance@unitec.ac.nz or call us on +64 9 815 4321
Immigration NZ +64 9 914 4100
To make a complaint
or raise an issue
If you need support connect with the Student Support Advisors or call us on 021 829510
Go to How to Make a Complaint page and
Go to Code of Practice page

24/7 Emergency contacts

Fire, Police, Ambulance In case of an emergency, Fire, Police, and Ambulance, call 111.
Calling 111 is free. You can call this number from a mobile phone, even if you have no credit left. The operator will ask you which service you need and connect you to the right one.
Emergency phone Current students, for support and advice in emergencies, call us on 021 829510
Campus Security 0800 10 95 90
Go to Campus Security page

Other support services across Unitec

There are also study support services for all students which includes support from the Learning Centre, re-enrolment help and Library support as well.

Once you're enrolled, check out student life. There are lots of clubs to join, Experience NZ trips you can sign up for, there are even opportunities to apply for Unijet Outbound Student Exchange programme.

See the range of student support services available

Connect with Unitec as an International Alumni

If you're interested in staying in touch with us after your study, we have a LinkedIn Group called Unitec Institute of Technology Alumni Connect, which you're more than welcome to join. We also have a Unitec Institute of Technology Facebook page, if you're interested.